Week of: December 10, 2007
- Laptops Transforming Classroom Practice
Students in Pennsylvania high school laptop computer classrooms spend more time on hands-on projects and teachers spend more time working with small groups of students.
- Tech Sherpas Provide Technology Support
A group of dedicated high schoolers help guide their teachers through the highways and byways of technology use at a small Maine high school.
- Center To Study Digital Media
The new Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop opened on December 6, dedicated to exploring how digital media can help children learn.
- Technology Education Broadens Horizons
The technology education class at Judson Middle School in Longview, TX uses a hands-on and project-based approach to introduce students to the fields of science, engineering and technology.
- Technology Trends for 2008
If the experts are right, green technologies, open source and increased convergence between separate technology platforms will be among 2008's most important technology trends.